New York Times Opinion Apologizes for Twitter Poll on Christine Ford’s Credibility: ‘Insensitive’


The New York Times opinion page’s Twitter feed posted, then deleted, a poll asking people whether they found Christine Blasey Ford‘s testimony “credible” after the first part of today’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.

And unsurprisingly, people criticized the Times for making a Twitter poll on the subject:

The Times took down the tweet and apologized, calling the poll “insensitive”:

Not everyone accepted the Times’ apology:

CNN’s Chris Cuomo, however, applauded the mea culpa:

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